Local Boys and Girls Basketball Capsules
State and National
The Stonewall Lady Longhorns stayed within striking distance against Class 2A No. 8 Latta throughout the game, but couldn’t overcome their huge size disadvantage in a 54-42 loss to the Lady Panthers Friday.
The Vanoss girls basketball posted a 60-55 win Saturday afternoon inside the Vanoss Activity Center, while the boys posted a 78-60 loss.
Oklahoma has a top-10 2019 class in place that could get even better by Wednesday when all the action begins.
Having nearly double digit defections at OSU might look bad, but one must pause and take inventory on each decision instead of just clumping them all together and proclaiming the sky is falling.
After three games on the road, the East Central University women’s basketball team is returning to the Kerr Activities Center to start a four-game home game stand.
Jaedyn Getman tossed in 12 points, including one 3-point bucket, as the Stratford Lady Bulldogs knocked off the Davis Lady Wolves 43-37 in the first round of the Big 8 Conference Tournament.
Oklahoma’s Heisman Trophy quarterback Kyler Murray can’t hide from national analysts who debate whether he should play football or baseball — or, though unlikely, both — next season.
Just five days after suffering a 54-51 loss to the Roff Tigers at the Pontotoc Conference Tournament, the Allen Mustangs shot their way to victory in the rematch.
Whenever Kyler Murray scrambles, the Oakland Athletics cringe.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
On the surface, having nearly double digit defections – and who knows, there might be more by the time the dust settles – might look bad, but one must pause and take inventory on each decision instead of just clumping them all together and proclaiming the sky is falling.
After being unable to make sense of Oklahoma State’s first half performance – 61 total yards on 30 plays – at Texas Christian in Big 12 Conference football last weekend, I opted to reflect on the quality of holiday college basketball played during "Feast Week."
OKLAHOMA CITY — Take a look at the boxscore from the Thunder’s 121-96 Monday night victory over Chicago and you may get the wrong idea.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Saturday night, in the Thunder locker room, a new tactic may have been unearthed in the getting-Russell-Westbrook-to-speak sweepstakes.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Public enemy No. 1 in Thunder Nation, Patrick Beverley, knocked down a 3-pointer with 4:55 remaining, bringing the Clippers within seven points.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Atlanta point guard Trae Young, who played one year of college basketball at Oklahoma and four years of high school basketball at Norman North before becoming the fifth pick in this year’s NBA draft, entered Friday night averaging 15.9 points and 7.6 assists.
This Week's Circulars
- Netflix premiers six episode series, ‘The Innocent Man’
- Oklahoma School Report Cards release on hold
- School bus driver cited in accident
- Child found in middle of street Friday
- PCSO actively investigating string of auto burglaries
- Two Ada men charged with drug trafficking
- Children's Hospital Foundation establishes Blake Shelton Cancer Research Program
- Vision Bank announces staff promotions